Silicone Mold for 3D water drop shapes. Two different shaped drops can be made. One has a hole on the top to insert an eye bolt to connect accessory chain. The other one is a simple shape of the water drop without a hole.
・Two 3D water drops: a water drop with a hole for inserting a joint. The other drop is a simple shape of drop without a hole.
・Flexible silicone rubber mold can be used for the reproduction of jewelry shaped objects.
・Plastic eyebolt can be made with resin and this 3D mold.
・Approximately 1 gram resin needs for one drop.
・Pour resin not up to the edge of the mold to avoid burrs. First 1-2 drops of resin for covering the narrow top. Use a stick to take bubbles out.
・Use sandpaper #600 to deburr. Fill resin in a recess. ・Rub with sandpaer again and cover it with gloss coat.
Drop shape with an accessory insert
Simple waterdrop shape
resin made eyebolt
※Due to a small curing shrinkage, sizes are only guides.
Pour resin little by little up to just below the spout. Do not speard it to the out. Get rid of bubbles by sticking a toothpick. Cure it under the UV-LED lamp.
※Turn the mold over and cure it again with LED light.
Push the resin out from its back after cooling down.
※The resin has high temperature just after exposed. Please be careful.
Fill a hollow part with a small amount of resin and cure to make its shape round.
Set an eyebolt Paste resin on eyebolt and insert it. Cure it again. It can be fasten with glue.